Foster, Stephen Collins. (1849) Nelly was a lady /New York (No. 1 Franklin Sq., New York) : Firth, Pond & Co.,MLA Citation
Foster, Stephen Collins. Nelly Was A Lady. New York (No. 1 Franklin Sq., New York) : Firth, Pond & Co., 1849. Print.
Nelly was a lady /
written and composed by Stephen C. Foster.
|Main Author:||Foster, Stephen Collins|
|Published:||New York (No. 1 Franklin Sq., New York) : Firth, Pond & Co., c1849.|
Foster's Ethiopian melodies ; no. 1
|Topics:||Popular music - United States - To 1901. | African Americans - Songs and music. | Love songs - United States. | Death songs.|
|Main Author:||Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864.|
|Physical Description:||1 score (, 3-5,  p.) ; 33 cm.
|Notes:||For voice and piano, with chorus refrain.
Title for series nos. 1-3 printed on t.p.
"As sung by the Christy Minstrels."
Verses 2-5 printed without accompaniment on p. 5.
"25 [cents] nett."
First line of text: Down on de Mississippi floating.
First line of chorus: Nelly was a lady.
At head of title: Fifteenth edition.
Christy's Minstrels. prf